Yugoslavia at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Athletes from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. This was the last time that the SFR Yugoslavia competed in the Summer Olympics. 155 competitors, 117 men and 38 women, took part in 72 events in 18 sports.[1]

Yugoslavia at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg
IOC codeYUG
NOCYugoslav Olympic Committee
in Seoul
Competitors155 (117 men and 38 women) in 18 sports
Flag bearer Matija Ljubek
Medals
Ranked 16th
Gold
3
Silver
4
Bronze
5
Total
12
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Serbia (1912, 2008–)
 Croatia (1992–)
 Slovenia (1992–)
 Bosnia and Herzegovina (1992 S–)
 Independent Olympic Participants (1992 S)
 Macedonia (1996–)
 Serbia and Montenegro (2004–2006)
 Montenegro (2008–)
 Kosovo (2016–)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Goran Maksimović Shooting Men's Air Rifle
  Gold Jasna Šekarić Shooting Women's Air Pistol
  Gold Dragan Andrić
Mislav Bezmalinović
Perica Bukić
Veselin Đuho
Igor Gočanin
Deni Lušić
Igor Milanović
Tomislav Paškvalin
Renco Posinković
Goran Rađenović
Dubravko Šimenc
Aleksandar Šoštar
Mirko Vičević
Water Polo Men's Team Competition
  Silver Šaban Trstena Wrestling Men's Freestyle Flyweight (52 kg)
  Silver Ilija Lupulesku
Zoran Primorac
Table Tennis Men's Doubles
  Silver Anđelija Arbutina
Vesna Bajkuša
Polona Dornik
Slađana Golić
Kornelija Kvesić
Mara Lakić
Žana Lelas
Bojana Milošević
Razija Mujanović
Danira Nakić
Stojna Vangelovska
Eleonora Wild
Basketball Women's Team Competition
  Silver Franjo Arapović
Zoran Čutura
Danko Cvjetičanin
Vlade Divac
Toni Kukoč
Željko Obradović
Žarko Paspalj
Dražen Petrović
Dino Rađa
Zdravko Radulović
Stojko Vranković
Jurij Zdovc
Basketball Men's Team Competition
  Bronze Damir Škaro Boxing Men's Light Heavyweight
  Bronze Sadik Mujkić
Bojan Prešern
Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs
  Bronze Jasna Šekarić Shooting Women's Sport Pistol
  Bronze Gordana Perkučin
Jasna Fazlić
Table Tennis Women's Doubles
  Bronze Mirko Bašić
Jožef Holpert
Boris Jarak
Slobodan Kuzmanovski
Muhamed Memić
Alvaro Načinović
Goran Perkovac
Zlatko Portner
Iztok Puc
Rolando Pušnik
Momir Rnić
Zlatko Saračević
Irfan Smajlagić
Ermin Velić
Veselin Vujović
Handball Men's Team Competition

AthleticsEdit

Men's 400 metres

Men's 800 metres

Men's 1,500 metres

Men's Marathon

  • Final — 2:17:47 (→ 25th place)

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

  • Heat — 3:05.62
  • Semi Final — 3:01.59 (→ did not advance)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 79.90 m
  • Final — 73.28 m (→ 12th place)

Women's 800 metres

Women's High Jump

BasketballEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Team roster

The following is the Yugoslavia roster in the men's basketball tournament of the 1988 Summer Olympics.[2]

Yugoslavia men's national basketball team – 1988 Summer Olympics roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
SG 4 Dražen Petrović 23 – (1964-10-22)22 October 1964 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) KK Cibona  
SG 5 Zdravko Radulović 21 – (1966-12-12)12 December 1966 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) KK Bosna Royal  
F 6 Zoran Čutura 26 – (1962-03-12)12 March 1962 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) KK Cibona  
F 7 Toni Kukoč 19 – (1968-09-18)18 September 1968 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) KK Split  
F 8 Žarko Paspalj 22 – (1966-03-27)27 March 1966 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) KK Partizan  
PG 9 Željko Obradović 28 – (1960-03-09)9 March 1960 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) KK Partizan  
G 10 Jure Zdovc 21 – (1966-12-13)13 December 1966 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) KK Olimpija  
C 11 Stojko Vranković 24 – (1964-01-22)22 January 1964 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in) KK Zadar  
C 12 Vlade Divac 20 – (1968-02-03)3 February 1968 2.16 m (7 ft 1 in) KK Partizan  
C 13 Dino Rađa 21 – (1967-04-24)24 April 1967 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) KK Split  
C 14 Franjo Arapović 23 – (1965-06-02)2 June 1965 2.15 m (7 ft 1 in) KK Cibona  
SG 15 Danko Cvjetićanin 24 – (1963-10-16)16 October 1963 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) KK Cibona  
Head coach
Dušan Ivković
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 17 September 1988
Group play
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1   Yugoslavia 5 4 1 468 384 +84 9 Quarter-finals
2   Soviet Union 5 4 1 460 393 +67 9
3   Australia 5 3 2 429 408 +21 8
4   Puerto Rico 5 3 2 382 387 −5 8
5   Central African Republic 5 1 4 346 436 −90 6
6   South Korea 5 0 5 384 461 −77 5
Source: FIBA
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points average among tied; 4) Points average.


18 September 1988
Soviet Union   79–92   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 33–39, 46–53
20 September 1988
Central African Republic   79–92   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 33–39, 46–53
21 September 1988
South Korea   92–104   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 46–48, 46–56
23 September 1988
Australia   78–98   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 43–52, 35–46
24 September 1988
Puerto Rico   74–72   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 36–37, 38–35
Quarterfinals
26 September 1988 (1988-09-26)
21:30
Yugoslavia   95–73   Canada
Scoring by half: 40–26, 55–47
Pts: Divac 17
Rebs: Vranković 9
Asts: Cvjetićanin, Divac, Petrović 2
Pts: Walton 17
Rebs: Mungar, Walton 7
Asts: Hatch 2
Semifinals
28 September 1988 (1988-09-28)

Yugoslavia   91–70   Australia
Scoring by half: 44–31, 47–39
Pts: Petrović 24
Rebs: Divac 10
Asts: Petrović 3
Pts: Gaze 27
Rebs: Borner, Vlahov 4
Asts: Sengstock 4
Gold medal match
30 September 1998 (1998-09-30)

Yugoslavia   63–76   Soviet Union
Scoring by half: 28–31, 35–45
Pts: Petrović 24
Rebs: Divac 7
Asts: Petrović 4
Pts: Marčiulionis 21
Rebs: Sabonis 15
Asts: Marčiulionis 6

Women's tournamentEdit

Team roster

The following is the Yugoslavia roster in the women's basketball tournament of the 1988 Summer Olympics.[3]

Yugoslavia women's national basketball team – 1988 Summer Olympics roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
SG 4 Stojna Vangelovska 24 – (1964-02-05)5 February 1964 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)  
SG 5 Mara Lakić 25 – (1963-08-18)18 August 1963 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)  
C 6 Žana Lelas 18 – (1970-05-28)28 May 1970 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)  
SG 7 Eleonora Vild 19 – (1969-06-09)9 June 1969 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)  
C 8 Kornelija Kvesić 25 – (1963-08-25)25 August 1963 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)  
SG 9 Danira Nakić 19 – (1969-07-22)22 July 1969 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) ŽKK Šibenik  
C 10 Slađana Golić 28 – (1960-02-12)12 February 1960 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)  
C 11 Polona Dornik 25 – (1962-11-20)20 November 1962 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
C 12 Razija Mujanović 21 – (1967-04-15)15 April 1967 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) ŽKK Jedinstvo Tuzla  
G 13 Vesna Bajkuša 20 – (1968-05-21)21 May 1968 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)  
SG 14 Anđelija Arbutina 21 – (1967-03-29)29 March 1967 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) ŽKK Crvena zvezda  
C 15 Bojana Milošević 22 – (1965-11-29)29 November 1965 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)  
Head coach
Milan Vasojević
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 17 September 1988
Group play
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1   United States 3 3 0 282 234 +48 6 Semifinals
2   Yugoslavia 3 2 1 199 211 −12 5
3   China 3 1 2 200 214 −14 4
4   Czechoslovakia 3 0 3 202 224 −22 3
Source: FIBA
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points average among tied; 4) Points average.


19 September 1988
21:30
China   53–56   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 32–35, 21–21
Pts: Zheng 13
Rebs: Zheng 7
Asts: Xue 3
Pts: Nakić 13
Rebs: Golić 9
Asts: Vangelovska 4
22 September 1988
9:45
United States   101–74   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 55–40, 46–34
Pts: Edwards 23
Rebs: McClain 9
Asts: Weatherspoon 2
Pts: Golić 16
Rebs: Dornik 4
Asts: Bajkuša, Vangelovska 2
25 September 1988
9:45
Czechoslovakia   57–69   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 15–41, 42–28
Pts: Dobrovičová 17
Rebs: Dobrovičová 9
Asts: Kalužáková 3
Pts: Nakić 24
Rebs: Dornik 8
Asts: Vangelovska 7
Semifinals
27 September 1998 (1998-09-27)
9:45
Australia   56–57   Yugoslavia
Scoring by half: 30–32, 26–25
Pts: Timms 19
Rebs: Dalton 8
Asts: Dalton, Maher 2
Pts: Mujanović 20
Rebs: Dornik, Mujanović, Nakić 4
Asts: Vangelovska 2
Gold medal game
29 September 1998 (1998-09-29)
12:00
Yugoslavia   70–77   United States
Scoring by half: 36–42, 34–35
Pts: Nakić 23
Rebs: Golić 10
Asts: Nakić 3
Pts: Edwards 18
Rebs: Brown 8
Asts: Edwards, McConnell 3

BoxingEdit

Men's Featherweight (– 57 kg)

Men's Light-Welterweight (– 63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Robert Wangila (KEN), RSC-2

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Men's Light-Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Baik Hyun-Man (KOR), 0:5

Men's Super-Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Ulli Kaden (GDR), 0:5

CanoeingEdit

Men's C-1 500 metres

C-1 1000 metres

C-2 1000 metres

CyclingEdit

Six male cyclists represented Yugoslavia in 1988.

Men's road race
Men's team time trial

FootballEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

GymnasticsEdit

Artistic GymnasticsEdit

Men's Individual All-Around

Men's Floor Exercise

Men's Horse Vault

Men's Parallel Bars

Men's Horizontal Bar

Men's Rings

Men's Pommelled Horse

Rhythmic GymnasticsEdit

Women's Individual

HandballEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
    • Lost to Soviet Union (18–24)
    • Defeated United States (31–23)
    • Defeated Algeria (23–22)
    • Tied Iceland (19–19)
    • Defeated Sweden (25–21)
  • Bronze Medal Match
    • Defeated Hungary (27–23) →   Bronze Medal
  • Team Roster
  • Head Coach: ???

Women's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Team Roster

JudoEdit

Men's Half-Lightweight

Men's Half-Middleweight

Men's Middleweight

Men's Heavyweight

RowingEdit

Men's coxless pair
Men's coxed pair
Men's coxed four

SailingEdit

Division II

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Rajmond Debevec 10 m air rifle 585 25 Did not advance
Goran Maksimović 50 m rifle three positions 1173 8 Q 1271.5 8
50 m rifle prone 596 11 Did not advance
10 m air rifle 594 OR 1 Q 695.6 OR  
Srećko Pejović 50 m rifle three positions 1165 21 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 588 47 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Mladenka Maleniča 50 m rifle three positions 570 28 Did not advance
10 m air rifle 387 22 Did not advance
Jasna Šekarić 25 m pistol 591 OR 1 Q 686  
10 m air pistol 389 2 Q 489.5 OR  

SwimmingEdit

Men's 400 m Freestyle

  • Heat – 3:56.94 (→ did not advance, 20th place)
  • Heat – 3:58.90 (→ did not advance, 28th place)

Men's 1500 m Freestyle

  • Heat – 15:16.99
  • Final – 15:37.12 (→ 8th place)
  • Heat – 15:29.16 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Heat – 2:40.80 (→ did not advance, 32nd place)

Women's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Heat – 2:19.38
  • Final – 2:19.63 (→ 13th place)

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Heat – 4:54.17 (→ did not advance, 17th place)

Table tennisEdit

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

Women's Doubles Competition

TennisEdit

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

Water poloEdit

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Lost to United States (6–7)
  • Defeated Hungary (10–9)
  • Defeated Greece (17–7)
  • Defeated Spain (10–8)
  • Defeated China (17–7)
  • Semi Finals
  • Defeated West Germany (14–10)
  • Final
  • Defeated United States (9–7) →   Gold Medal
  • Team Roster

WrestlingEdit

Greco-Roman

Men's Freestyle

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Yugoslavia at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 3 July 2016.
  2. ^ "1988 Olympic Games : Tournament for Men". FIBA. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  3. ^ "1988 Olympic Games : Tournament for Women". FIBA. Retrieved 2 August 2018.

External linksEdit